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Marking Christianity's most hopeful day, Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria, for an end to terrorist attacks against Christians in Nigeria and for more attention to the hungry and neediest close to home.
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Pope's Easter Message 'Urbi et Orbi'

The Associated Press  |  posted Apr 20th - 5:50am
The following is the text of the Vatican's official English-language translation of Pope Francis' Easter Sunday "Urbi et Orbi" (Latin for 'to the city and to the world') read by him in Italian from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica.
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Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem

Ian Deitch, Associated Press  |  posted Apr 19th - 3:01pm
The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in Orthodox Easter rites.
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Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth"

Nicole Winfield, Associated Press  |  posted Apr 19th - 3:01pm
Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith "to the ends of the Earth" as he presided over an Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica.
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Egypt's el-Sissi visits Coptic pope before Easter

Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press  |  posted Apr 19th - 12:50pm
Egypt's former military chief and presumed presidential front-runner visited the Coptic pope Saturday ahead of Orthodox Easter, making his first public appearance since he formally made his bid for the presidency.
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Costa Rican a celebrity after certified miracle

Javier Cordoba, Associated Press  |  posted Apr 19th - 12:10pm
On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper.
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Religion builds bridges in ethnically split Cyprus

Menelaos Hadjicostis, Associated Press  |  posted Apr 19th - 4:40am
An unexpected moment during the Good Friday service in a long-abandoned church in Cyprus' breakaway north illustrated how religion is helping to bring together Christian Greek Cypriots and Muslim Turkish Cypriots on this ethnically divided island.
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LDS leader: incursions on religious freedom

The Associated Press  |  posted Apr 20th - 7:41am
A high-ranking Mormon leader says protections of religious freedom of speech are eroding.
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Syria's Assad visits recaptured Christian village

Barbara Surk, Associated Press  |  posted Apr 20th - 7:31am
Syria's president marked Easter with a tour Sunday of an ancient Christian village recently recaptured by his forces, state media said, as the country's Greek Orthodox Patriarch vowed that country's Christians "will not submit and yield" to extremists.
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Thousands celebrate Easter in Holy Land

The Associated Press  |  posted Apr 20th - 6:11am
Thousands of pilgrims from around the world are celebrating Easter in the Holy Land, commemorating the day when according to Christian tradition Jesus was resurrected in Jerusalem two millennia ago.
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AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

The Associated Press  |  posted Apr 20th - 4:01am
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Nigeria preacher: Healer or controversial leader?

Carley Petesch, Associated Press  |  posted Apr 19th - 9:50am
It's Sunday, and 15,000 people are seated in the enormous arena-like church, fanning themselves against the dusty humid air in Nigeria.
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